News

iLRN Prague 2015 starts today!

July 13, 2015

Our first iLRN International Conference in Prague has started!

You can read about the presentations and activities we will have in Prague, the final agenda for the event is available at: https://immersivelrn.org/ilrn2015prague/

If you are at the conference share your experience with us using the hashtags #ilrn and #ilrn2015 and follow us on our social media channels @immersiveLRN […]

Activities

Invitation to participate in the ILRN MERLOT Immersive Environment

February 9, 2015

On behalf of the Immersive Learning Research Network and MERLOT, we would like to invite you to consider joining the “Immersive Environments” Taskforce – intending to showcase useful examples in Higher Education of immersive learning across the disciplines within one of the largest and longest-running collections of learning materials in the world: MERLOT. […]

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Watch iLRN 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium’s videos

January 26, 2015

In case you didn’t have the opportunity to attend iLRN’s 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium, some of the videos are available to watch here!

As the inaugural event for the Immersive Learning Research Network, the Meeting & Virtual Symposium featured expert researchers, theorists, practitioners, and developers, who showcased projects and products that offer “immersive” learning experiences enhanced by digital technology. The meetup emphasized a communal interest in gathering expertise from across the disciplines, the need to meaningfully connect research to practice, and the critical necessity for people to have mutual experiences and frames of reference. […]

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iLRN’s 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium today! Join us!

November 19, 2014

First of all, we would like to thank you for joining us at the Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN). The Immersive Learning Research Network is a new international organization of developers, educators, and research professionals collaborating and committed to develop the scientific, technical, and applied potential of immersive learning.

To begin our collaboration and find out about this dynamic new community, we would like to invite you to join us on November 20-22 for iLRN’s 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium, our first meetup and kickoff event. This is a free event and everyone is welcome to attend the conference both physically or virtually from anywhere in the world! […]

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Oregon State University to Host First Event for Global Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nov 2014

September 15, 2014

Corvallis, Oregon, United States – September 10th, 2014 – In the near future, digital “immersive” learning experiences will deliver what will be the most powerful instances of formal education that some students have ever experienced, according to Jon Dorbolo, Associate Director of Oregon State University’s Technology Across the Curriculum (TAC).

Along with a cadre of fellow educational technology experts throughout the North West, Dorbolo has hosted an annual conference on immersive learning the past six (6) consecutive years. This year the event to be held on November 20, 21, and 22 on the Oregon State University campus marks the first that the local meetup / virtual simulcast event will be part of a larger, global research network. […]

Events

iLRN Prague 2015 Conference

July 20, 2014

The Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN) is happy to announce its first International Conference in Prague on July 13th and 14th, 2015. The international conference will be organised by Graz University of Technology and University of Essex under the umbrella of the Immersive Learning Research Network Conference as a special event of the International Conference on Intelligent Environments. […]

Activities

Invitation to join iLRN: A New Interdisciplinary Collaborative Research Network to Study, Design, and Showcase Immersive Learning

July 14, 2014

University of Essex, Colchester, England, July 14th, 2014 – An international group of researchers, learning organizations, and teaching practitioners announced today the formation of a worldwide interdisciplinary effort to better define, share, and promote the emergent and practical means for learning in digitally-enhanced “immersive” contexts. The Immersive Learning Research Network, or iLRN, invites developers, educators, researchers, and business professionals working to join and collaborate to develop the scientific, technical, and applied potential of immersive learning. […]